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I Died

I died from minerality and became vegetable;
And from vegetativeness I died and became animal,
I died from animality and became human.
Then why fear disappearance through death?
Next time I shall die
Bring forth wings and feathers like angels;
After that, soaring higher than angels–
What you cannot imagine
I shall be that.

Rumi~Excerpted from Essential Sufism
Edited by James Fadiman & Robert Frager

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